House Sitting in Southgate, Palo Alto

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Ella

I love dogs!

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Ella did a wonderful job of pet sitting our 2 golden retrievers and staying at our house. She was very communicative while we were gone. She checked with u... (more)"

2. Chioke

College athlete that loves dogs

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Chioke was really great, we appreciated how communicative he was and he sent through lots of photos. You should definitely use Chioke to sit your pup! (more)"

3. Gwen

I love small dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Extremely competent and a true pleasure to deal with. Gwen looked after Bello and it's very clear they both had a great weekend. I hope we can find another o... (more)"

4. Hannah

Energetic, friendly dog lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We just got home and Chase seems very happy. Hannah stayed in touch during our trip and was very easy to work with. The house is clean, the dog is happy - al... (more)"

5. Liz

I'll play & run with your dog

Palo Alto, CA, 94304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liz was awesome! She scheduled a time to meet with our dog before she stayed with us which was really helpful in making our dog feel comfortable. During her ... (more)"

6. Jeff

Dependable athletic fun dog lover!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Jeff responded very quickly to my request for dog/house sitting which was also very short notice (about 48 hours until I was flying out for 5 days). He was... (more)"

7. Dana

WARNING...I kiss dogs!

Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Dana was incredible! I know that my puppy is a lot to handle, and I truly appreciate her patience with him. She kept my place neat and tidy and sent me tons ... (more)"

8. Mackenzie

Student missing my poodle

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mackenzie did a great job watching our dog for the weekend! She was on time and courteous when she came by to meet us and when she came to house sit. We came... (more)"

9. Jonathan

PhD Dog Walker!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonathan is a big-time dog lover. He’s an especially good sitter/walker if you have happy, energetic dogs who require a lot of exercise and play. (more)"

10. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Carolyn took excellent care of our dog. It was the first time we used Rover and we couldn’t have had a better experience. She was very responsive and kept us... (more)"

11. Danielle

Active & affectionate dog lover

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Daneille stayed with our rescue pup when we went away for the first time for a weekend. I think we were more nervous than our dog, but Danielle made it so e... (more)"

12. Gabby

Fun stay while you're away!

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"I’ve known Gabby for about five years now, and can always count on her responsibility not only as a a caregiver and lover for my doggy, but also an incredibl... (more)"

13. Kate

Your dog's new best friend

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Kate did an excellent job caring for our two dogs while we were on a family vacation for 10 days! She was very responsive during the scheduling process and t... (more)"

14. Diana

Home full-time!

University South, PALO ALTO, CA, 94301

House Sitting

"Diana has taken care of Mr. Mister, my 7lb pomeranian, several times. We’ve used several different sitters, and it’s clear when we come back the second time ... (more)"

15. Lauve

Active and responsible dog lover

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauve watches our two pointers whenever she is at her mother's house. She is wonderful--responsible, caring, flexible with our schedule, and communicative. W... (more)"

16. Mary

Tender Loving Care for Your Dogs

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Mary was truly outstanding! Highly recommend! She's kind and trustworthy, and will take great care of your pets and home while you're away. This was my fir... (more)"

17. Maria

Will keep your pup active!

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Maria kept in close contact and did an amazing job with our golden retriever Jack. (more)"

18. Shannon

Dogs are better than people

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I've always loved dogs. Whenever someone needed a dog sitter they asked me because they knew I loved it. I also worked at a no kill shelter for ove... (more)

19. Nicolette

I’d love to walk or run your dog!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! My name is Niki and I can’t wait to meet you and your dog! I grew up surrounded by animals with dogs, cats, hamsters, mice, fish, bearded... (more)

20. Monica

Live Long and Pawspurr!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Monica is excellent, both with dogs, and with her clients. She is prompt, considerate, and responsive to requests. She is also incredibly sweet. More importa... (more)"

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